Sun Exposure + Accutane Q&A
I'm starting Accutane next month (May 25), and how much can i be out in the sun while taking this if i can Very Fair skin. Ive tried every type of... READ MORE
14yr old has been on accutane for 1 month (30mg) and will be traveling in 60 days to the carribean.Can he stop taking the Accutane prior and restart... READ MORE
I am going to Hawaii on Vacation and I am worried about the sun.. I have read so many different opinions on getting tan.. Any advice? READ MORE
I'm going to be done with Accutane in a month or two. I'm an active athlete and this sensitivity to sunlight scares me. I have lacrosse practice from... READ MORE
My dermatologist has prescribed me Accutane. I told her I would be going to Thailand for a month in 3 weeks (summer in Thailand). She said as long as... READ MORE
Will Acccutane lighten my scars? Is the medication making my skin sensitive to the sun, causing freckles?
I've been using Accutane for 5 months now. My skin cleared but due to dark pigmentation I have some scarring and that summer is near I am noticing... READ MORE
Hi I have been off accutane for a couple of months and still seem to have pinkness too my face that I cannot get rid of. I also find it very hard to... READ MORE
I'm in Hawaii right now and I'm taking Claravis 60 mg a day and it has made my skin extremely sensitive to the sun..what should I do to protect my skin? READ MORE
We are going to Vegas 8 days after our son's treatment will end, is it ok for him to be in the sun/ pool that soon afterwards? Thanks READ MORE
I am a cheerleader and I'm going on accutane soon and we are constantly in the sun. How can I protect my skin?
So I'm going on accutane in about 3-4 days and summer is in 2 months. We have practice 4 days a week in the middle of the day and we are almost always... READ MORE
I just started Accutane tonight and I'm in summer school PE from 7:30-12 and we are out in the sun for quite a bit. I do apply sunscreen but I am... READ MORE
I'm starting a 2nd course of Accutane. My derm Rx'd 40mg od x1 month, then 40mg od/80mg eod for 5 mos. I'm going to Jamaica in 7 wks and am concerned... READ MORE
I am about to start Accutane. I enjoy tanning outside. Is it dangerous if I use hats and sunscreen, and time limit my sun?
Is this safe? Will it make me burn? READ MORE
Its about to be summer, live in florida so genuinelly its very hot here year round and scorching throughtout summertime. i love tan and go to the... READ MORE
Working for Extended Periods Outdoors Whilst on Roaccutane. What I should do prevent sunburn to my face?
I've been on Roaccutane for about 3.5-4 months now. I am just about to start working long 10-12 hour days outside over the summer and am wondering... READ MORE
I am going to be a summer camp counselor 5 days a week. The camp plans to accommodate my restrictions as much as possible. I will limit my exposure as... READ MORE
I am finishing accutane on Sunday I have been on the tablets for 3 months but I am going abroad to Spain at the start of July for the whole summer so... READ MORE
I have a few broken capillaries on my cheeks and both sides of my nose due to excessive sun exposure. I also suffer from cystic acne. I'm considering... READ MORE
Am in my 2nd week of roaccutane 50mg. Just 3days ago I have started experiencing frontal headache. Can I use pain medication?
I have been somehow exposed to the sun for the past 3days due to the fact am shifting to a new place...could the headache be as a result of exposure... READ MORE